# Professor Richard Sharp

## Professor Richard SharpProfessor of Mathematics |

**Teaching Responsibilities 2015/16:
**Term 1: MA3G7 Functional Analysis I

Term 2: MA427 Ergodic Theory

**Research Interests:
**Ergodic theory, dynamical systems, applications to geometry, combinatorial and geometric group theory, quantum chaos and noncommutative geometry.

**Selected recent publications:**

Spectral triples and Gibbs measures for expanding maps on Cantor sets, Journal of Noncommutative Geometry 6 (2012), 801-817.

Large deviations, fluctuations and shrinking intervals, Communications in Mathematical Physics 290, (2009), 321-334, (with M. Pollicott).

Large deviations for intermittent maps, Nonlinearity 22, (2009), 2079-2092, (with M. Pollicott).

Periodic orbits and holonomy for hyperbolic flows, in “Geometric and Probabilistic Structures in Dynamics", Contemporary Mathematics 469, (2008), 289-302, (with M. Pollicott).

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**Workshops/conferences/seminars:**

**Recent research grants:**

Hyperbolic Dynamics and Noncommutative Geometry, EPSRC, 01/04/2012-31/03/2015, £278k.

**Personal Homepage: For more information see Richard Sharp's homepage
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